The Federally Qualified Health Center Urban Health Network comprises of 10 federally qualified health centers (FQHCs) in the MinneapolisSt. Paul area that sought an accountable care organization (ACO) through a Medicaid demonstration project with Minnesota.
In a case study, it explores various contexts. These include: the state context under which the ACO contract emerged; origins of the coalition; the members' motivations to participate; strategies and processes established to work toward cost and quality benchmarks; challenges faced in pursuing accountable care; and the organizational strengths that facilitated the health centers' shift from competition to collaboration.
Federal Programs Related to - Health Care, General/Other
Programs which help people achieve and maintain physical well-being through prevention, screening, evaluation and treatment and the provision of family planning, maternity and other services that relate to human reproduction.
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The Federally Qualified Health Center Urban Health Network